Robert Beaman, managing editor for European and African crude oil, discusses the widening contango on the ICE Brent Futures structure with crude editors Eklavya Gupte and Ned Molloy. As steep contango encourages traders to put Atlantic Basin, Persian Gulf and Asian crudes into inland and floating storage, the editors discuss how this is affecting physical crude oil markets.
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Andrew Bonnington, Platts Editorial Director for European and African Oil and Jorge Montepeque, Platts Global Editorial Director, Price Group, will address the main oil markets developments, initiatives and strategic shifts that are driving Platts' vision for 2015.
Following this, there will be product-focused sessions which will explore in depth market fundamentals and methodological responses.